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On Demand CE
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CE
Roll Over Dr. GV Black
Presenter: Dr. Brian Nový, DDS
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 12/16/14
  Upon completion of this CE webinar, participants should be able to:
1. Describe indications for remineralization agents
2. Select appropriate bio-active materials
3. Create restorations that resist recurrent decay
4. Prolong the life of restorations in any patients’ mouth

CE
Pediatric Patients - Pass Me the Glass Ionomer Please
Presenter: Dr. Carla Cohn
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 12/11/14
  Upon completion of this CE webinar, the student will learn:
• to use the bioactivity of glass ionomers to the advantage of the pediatric patient and practitioner
• to take advantage of glass ionomers hydrophilicity in the moist oral environment
• to appreciate the ease of use of glass ionomers in pediatric patients

CE
A Jet Tour of Esthetic Materials: Ceramics, Cements, and Composites
Presenter: Joe Ontiveros, D.D.S., M.S.
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 11/13/14
  This CE webinar is designed for the busy dentist who needs a quick overview and update on the current restorative material available for esthetic dentistry. Learn the latest research on bonding zirconia, selecting universal cements and working with esthetic composites.

CE
Conservative and Beautiful Anterior Esthetics Using Composite Materials
Presenter: Hugh Flax, D.D.S.
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 9/16/14
  In today’s demanding world of appearance focused patients (who often have time or financial concerns), having the ability to efficiently and effectively design smiles with composite is not a “lost art’. It is truly a fundamental skill in modern dental practice. This requires proper use of state of the art materials and techniques that create beautiful results with minimal chairtime. The focus of this CE webinar is to help dental teams unravel esthetic challenges with predictability.

CE
Advances In Composite Dentistry: Simplifying Placement and Improving Results
Presenter: Dr. Bob Lowe
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 9/3/14
  In this CE webinar, Dr. Lowe will discuss techniques to create morphologically precise direct anterior and posterior composite restorations. Dr. Lowe will also discuss some of the latest advances in composite resins and bonding agents, including bulk fill composites, to simplify direct posterior composite placement and reduce polymerization shrinkage stress of the materials.

CE
Increasing Profitability of Your Practice with Tooth Whitening
Presenter: Julie Garceau, RDH
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 12/17/13
  During this CE webinar, the student will
1. Learn why tooth whitening is such a great business builder
2. Explore different marketing options that will lead to success
3. Finally know how to present tooth whitening to your patient without feeling you are trying to "sell something"

CE
Children's Dentistry for the GP
Presenter: Dr. Carla Cohn
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 12/16/13
  Keep your kids IN your practice. This course will give you practical points on how to treat your little patients well. Effective behavior guidance and simplified procedures go hand in hand. Learn to use glass ionomer materials to your advantage. You've heard it before - treat your kids well and your practice will soar.

CE
Tooth Whitening Demystified - A Better Understanding for More Predictable Results
Presenter: Julie Garceau, RDH
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 12/10/13
  During this CE webinar, the student will
1. Learn how the tooth whitening products interact with the tooth structure and stains
2. Overview the different market options and how to make the best selection for your patient
3. Learn about tooth sensitivity causes and how to treat them

CE
Current Concepts in Adhesion for Direct Restorations
Presenter: Dr. Todd Snyder, DDS
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 12/2/13
  Many dentists are often overwhelmed and or confused as to what materials and techniques to implement in their practice for the placement of direct restorations. There are numerous different ways to adhere direct restorations to tooth structure and an ever growing area of materials to utilize. Upon completion of this CE webinar, the student will have reviewed what is currently known as the different approaches to adhere to enamel and dentin and the types of materials that are available.

CE
Let’s Take the Stress Out of Composite Placement
Presenter: John Comisi, D.D.S.
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 9/26/13
  It is well known that the curing of composite restorations and the polymerization process creates shrinkage. With enough shrinkage a stressful situation develops within the restoration that can lead to sensitivity, marginal leakage and ultimately premature failure of the restoration. There are so many new composites that enable us to quickly bulk fill, but despite claims of reduced shrinkage, shrinkage is still occurring.

CE
Real World Solutions for Everyday Problems
Presenter: Paresh Shah, D.M.D.
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 8/15/13
  As dentists we are challenged with and an increased complexity of our restorative treatments. In addition, our material choices continue to evolve and increase. This webinar will review practical and current options for treating many of the everyday challenges we encounter in practice.

CE
How to Get the Best Results from Your Bulk Fill Composites
Presenter: Dr. Sam Halabo
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 6/13/13
  This CE Webinar will provide you with methods and materials to get incredible results when using bulk fill composites. You will learn to decrease the amount of time spent on the daily routine of posterior composites. You will further learn to eliminate sensitivity and reduce polymerization shrinkage at the margins of your composites thus increasing the longevity of your restorations. Examples are shown as examples of restorations that are strong, esthetic and bacteriostatic.

CE
Demystify the Science of Tooth Whitening
Presenter: Julie Garceau, RDH
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 1/10/13
  Are you frustrated by inconsistent results with tooth whitening? Do you wonder if you should be using a chair side tooth whitening, or carbamide peroxide take home or hydrogen peroxide tooth whitening? Are you so confused by whitening products that it is easier to just not offer tooth whitening even though you know it can benefit your patients and your practice? This CE webinar will help guide you through all of these issues and make better decisions for your dental practice.

CE
Boost Your Practice with Tooth Whitening
Presenter: Julie Garceau, RDH
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 12/5/12
  Upon completion of this CE webinar, the student will be able to understand how tooth whitening is a good internal and external marketing tool; understand how to use tooth whitening to boost your practice revenue and make your patients happier with their smiles.

CE
The Glass Ionomer Revolution: Using Bioactive Materials to Achieve Proactive Dental Care
Presenter: John Comisi, D.D.S.
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 11/29/12
  This CE webinar will explore Cariology and caries progression; preventive care considerations and diagnostics that can help aid in caries detection and how glass ionomer materials can and should be considered for use in your dental practice. The clinician will help you develop a greater comfort level for the many applications to use this versatile and important dental material in today’s dental practice.

CE
Cariology and CAMBRA
Presenter: Nancy Andrews, RDH
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 10/30/12
  This seminar explores techniques and products to assess the risk of developing caries. Based on definitive results of the oral assessment techniques, alternatives to restorative procedures, such as tooth remineralization techniques, sealants, and varnishes are compared. The challenges and reality of patient selection, motivation and partnership is addressed.

CE
Restorations for Children - Making your Practice Better, Faster, and Easier
Presenter: Dr. Carla Cohn
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 10/24/12
  This CE webinar will outline indications and applications for the best restorative materials for your pediatric patients. Explore what is new and improved and how they can benefit your patients and your practice. Learn when and where to use these materials , but most importantly, how to use them to your advantage to help you to deliver fast, profitable and effective treatment to your "not so patient" little patients.

CE
Restorative Dentistry for Children
Presenter: Dr. Joel Berg, DDS, MS
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 1/11/12
  This CE webinar will provide the attendee with the most up-to-date information regarding restorative dentistry technologies in pediatric dentistry. It will review a variety of dental material including glass ionomers, resin-modified glass ionomers, and resin composites, and their specific use in children. Adhesives and their delivery systems and proper utilization will be elucidated from a clinical application perspective. With so many new choices out there, including a variety of new categories of materials, the clinician can find it challenging to differentiate properly between the materials and techniques available.

CE
Innovations in Material Science that Directly Impact Your Dental Business
Presenter: Scott Parker, D.D.S.
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 12/7/11
  Running a dental business today is challenging. More than ever it is paramount that we actively manage our expenses and time in addition to minimizing our redo’s and sensitivity issues. There are products on the market today that can ensure a successful outcome and can have a dramatic effect on our bottom line. Join Dr. Parker as he walks you through multiple products and procedures and leads a discussion on the economics of running a dental practice in today's challenging economic times.

CE
Mastering Materials for Today's Economic Environment
Presenter: Dr. Daniel Ward, D.D.S.
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 11/3/11
  This CE webinar is an excellent way to update your skills in placing direct tooth-colored restorations and knowledge of the latest materials.

Learn
• how to dramatically reduce post-operative sensitivity
• about new nano/hybrid low shrink composite resin materials
• how to select and place therapeutic bioactive restorations
• how to reliably place long-lasting posterior composite restorations
• the skills to achieve predictable, reliable Class II interproximal contacts

CE
The Wonderful World of Glass Ionomers in Clinical Dentistry
Presenter: Dr. Jeff Brucia
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 6/2/11
  This lecture course provides an overview of one of the restorative options you should be consider using everyday. A comprehensive discussion of the ever-changing world of Glass Ionomers will address the following questions. Do they still cause sensitivity? Are they any more aesthetic? Are they strong enough? How and where should they be used? Do they adhere to tooth structure? This presentation is a must for any practitioner that is considering an operative procedure in a less than ideal clinical situation.

CE
Bleaching: Making it Work for You and Your Patients
Presenter: Dr. Lou Graham, D.D.S.
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 4/21/11
  Bleaching is still thriving in our practices and is an essential component to our conservative esthetic approaches to dentistry. This CE webinar will highlight step by step approaches in IN-Office bleaching and home bleaching options. From the initial exam to customizing your direct and indirect casework, bleaching procedures continue to be an essential component in our offices.

CE
21st Century Minimally Invasive Dentistry
Presenter: Dr. Ron Kaminer
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 2/2/11
  All dental specialties are striving to incorporate minimally invasive techniques into their practice. This program is designed to better understand some of these modern dental concepts and use them to improved quality of care while increasing profits. You should be able to implement them immediately after attending this course.

CE
An Essential Adjunct to Modern Esthetic Dentistry
Presenter: SDI
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 1/7/11
  An Essential Adjunct to Modern Esthetic Dentistry

CE
Selection of Luting Materials for Maximizing Clinical Success
Presenter: SDI
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 1/7/11
  Selection of Luting Materials for Maximizing Clinical Success

CE
Modern Glass Ionomers Used as Liners in the Composite Resin Sandwich Technique
Presenter: SDI
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Home Study)

Release Date: 1/7/11
  Modern Glass Ionomers Used as Liners in the Composite Resin Sandwich Technique
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